Bateaux London cruises

Take a Thames river cruise like no other as you sail through the heart of central London with Bateaux. As the boat sets sail from Embankment pier, sit back and enjoy the famous sights of Tower Bridge and the Houses of Parliament as freshly cooked food is served at your table. Combining the best of a traditional Thames cruise with an elegant restaurant, we've brought together all you need to explore London in the most relaxing way possible.

Our sightseeing cruises run all year round and we have a cruise option to suit all of London’s visitors. Choose from a classic dinner cruise, an afternoon tea cruise, a lunch cruise or Sunday supper cruise and enjoy sparkling wine, live music and spectacular views of London. Options available for Private Dining and Exclusive Hire.


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Thames Dinner Cruise

Discover London in the most romantic setting with our Thames dinner cruise. Combining an elegant restaurant experience with live entertainment from resident musicians, this is the only way to experience the striking views of London at night.

The cruise sets sail from Embankment pier and will last approximately two hours and forty-five minutes. During this time you will enjoy live entertainment from our house band as a five-course meal is served at your table. Between courses, feel free to order a cocktail and head to the upper decks. Upstairs you can relax with a drink while views of London's most iconic landmarks unfold around you.

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Lunch Cruise

Explore the history of London with our Thames lunch cruise. Combining a delicious two-course lunch and fascinating live commentary, this is the most luxurious way to explore London's rich and famous history.

The cruise sets sail from Embankment pier and will last approximately one hour and thirty minutes. During this time you will be served a freshly prepared two-course set menu as you sail past many famous sights on the river. These include the Houses of Parliament, the London Eye and St. Paul’s Cathedral. Between courses feel free to order a drink and pop up to the upper decks.

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Afternoon Tea Cruise

Explore iconic London without the hustle and bustle of the city with our Thames afternoon tea cruise. Combining the very best of England, enjoy tea, scones and the striking sights of the capital with Bateaux London.

The cruise sets sail from Embankment pier and will last approximately one hour and fifteen minutes. During this time you will be served a selection of handmade sandwiches, pastries, scones, cakes and an assortment of teas. Enjoy the striking views of London as our house pianist serenades you with relaxing live music.

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Sunday Lunch Cruise

Enjoy a Sunday lunch like no other when you join Bateaux’s famous Sunday lunch cruise. Combining a live jazz band, a three-course lunch and the sights of London, this is the most relaxing way to prepare yourself for the week ahead.

The cruise sets sail from Embankment pier and will last approximately two hours and thirty minutes. During this time you will enjoy a freshly prepared three-course lunch as you listen to jazz classics from our house three-piece band. Between courses feel free to head to the upper deck where you can enjoy a cocktail while the views of London’s iconic landmarks unfold around you.

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